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Open debate: Khawaja hopes to drop back down order against Sri Lanka

Open debate: Khawaja hopes to drop back down order against Sri Lanka

Usman Khawaja says his preferred position is No.3 in the order and believes Joe Burns and Matt Renshaw are more likely to open the batting at the Gabba.

  • by Tom Decent

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Travis Head and Pat Cummins announced as interim Test vice-captains

Travis Head and Pat Cummins announced as interim Test vice-captains

Cricket Australia announced on Tuesday evening that the pair had been given leadership responsibilities for the upcoming two-match series against Sri Lanka.

  • by Tom Decent
Sri Lanka to follow Indian lead as they dream big before first Test
Australia

Sri Lanka to follow Indian lead as they dream big before first Test

Once again, a touring side has arrived sensing they have a golden chance for an historic breakthrough on Australian soil.

  • by Phil Lutton
'We felt like punching bags': Langer opens up on barrage of criticism

'We felt like punching bags': Langer opens up on barrage of criticism

Justin Langer says selectors are 'getting completely smashed by some journos' during a period he compares to two 'dark periods' when he got dropped as a player.

  • by Tom Decent
Wade frustrated at mixed messages from Cricket Australia
Australia

Wade frustrated at mixed messages from Cricket Australia

In-form batsman Matthew Wade says himself and other players around the country still aren't clear on selection criteria.

  • by Steve Larkin
Why selectors backflipped on Patterson
Test cricket

Why selectors backflipped on Patterson

Batsman's twin hundreds in the tour match against Sri Lanka after a Test summer in which no Australian made three figures proved impossible to ignore.

  • by Tom Decent
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'Unlucky' Tremain in touch with Hohns
Big Bash

'Unlucky' Tremain in touch with Hohns

Victorian paceman Chris Tremain is "philosophical" about being overlooked for a spot in the Australian squad for Tests against Sri Lanka.

  • by Daniel Cherny
The Gabba finally sees some action but its future remains unclear
Australia

The Gabba finally sees some action but its future remains unclear

This week's pink-ball Test against Sri Lanka will be just the second international contest at the Gabba, men's or women's, since the summer began.

  • by Phil Lutton
Manuka Magic: Prime Minister's XI launch Ashes mania
Australia

Manuka Magic: Prime Minister's XI launch Ashes mania

The Prime Minister's XI wicketkeeper that day in 2006? Tim Paine.

  • by Caden Helmers
'I feel at the top of my game': Patterson ready for Test debut
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Australia

'I feel at the top of my game': Patterson ready for Test debut

After being rushed into the squad to face Sri Lanka this week, NSW batsman says he is in career-best form.

  • by Tom Decent
Brisbane, Adelaide could host first pink-ball series
Pakistan

Brisbane, Adelaide could host first pink-ball series

Pakistan's two Tests in Australia next summer could be the first series staged under lights.

  • by Jon Pierik